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i fear to speak because i’m guilty; and out to save myself
i try to hide, but i hear you stalking outside, peering in on me
through this painful breach, overrun by intimacy and vulnerability
your affection, insinuations, ah-oh-oh-oh-oh....
or am i free? am i free? my truth is much worse than you see 
floating free, i fail to live up to your dream

there was a time when I was a man who held out for purity
with one hand towards faith, and a heart with grace, and a hope for the good in everyone
too often i sinned, too often i failed, too often i frustrated your purpose
overflowed with shame at my flaws untamed -- i saw the best in you, you saw the worst of me
floating free, i fail to live up to your dream

sensuality & brutality
morality & duality

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from Blood on the snow, released January 1, 2017

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Black Tape For A Blue Girl Portland, Oregon

Black Tape for a Blue Girl is an American Darkwave band formed in 1986 by Projekt Records' founder Sam Rosenthal. Their music takes on elements of darkwave, ethereal, ambient, dark cabaret, and neoclassical music. Director David Lynch, alt-Porn actress Sasha Grey and writer Poppy Z. Brite are some of the band's more well-known fans. ... more

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